The Urchin is built from translucent gray acrylic to inhibit the growth of algae and marine organisms. The collection cup is removed from the skimmer by pulling it up and out of the body. Please check that you have the required 23" of vertical clearance under you stand if you are considering the Urchin. Dimensions and space requirements: 19" tall x 6" wide x 2-3/4" deep, 6" x 6" footprint (pump included), Minimum vertical clearance is 23", Water level exit height is 12-1/4", Includes Maxi Jet 1200 pump, Rated for tanks up to 75 gallons, Includes nylon cleaning brush, EPDM o-ring for collection cup adjustment. One year manufacturer's warranty on skimmer. Please see our About Me page for ordering details.
This is an in sump only skimmer.